Christopher Flensborg

Head of Climate & Sustainable Finance
Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken

Christopher Flensborg joined SEB in 2003 and is Head of Climate & Sustainable Finance.

As a pioneer in Green Bonds, working closely together with The World Bank, he has developed concepts and mechanisms enabling mainstream investors to address climate investments in their portfolios. As a thought leader, SEB works to enable access for mainstream investor’s core portfolios to green investments.

SEB ́s goal is to be a prime provider of mainstream financial climate solutions across various financial mandates. In this capacity, Mr. Flensborg has been and is involved in climate investment strategies worldwide, from development to execution – from borrowers to investors.

Christopher spent over 28 years working in leading international financial institutions. He received his management training from international banks through schooling at Oxford, INSEAD, and Harvard.

Christopher has received a number of awards for his work. In 2017 he was named “Personality of The Year” by Environmental Finance magazine.